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What is the result of adding the following two positive binary bit
strings?

101101.101
+ 10100.0010
a. 1000001.1110
b. 1000001.1010
c. 1000001.1000
d. 1000001.1100

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Ans: d) 1000001.1100

The two numbers can be written as
101101.1010
+010100.0010

so that the decimal (or radix) points are aligned). Remember we can add as many 0s to the left of MSB or as many 0s to the right of the fraction without changing the value of a ...

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How to add binary numbers with fraction or decimal is achieved.

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